Umineko When They Cry
Umineko no Naku Koro ni takes place in the year 1986 during the time frame of October 4 and October 5 on a secluded island named Rokkenjima. The head of a wealthy family named Kinzou Ushiromiya, who lives on and owns Rokkenjima, is near death, and eleven of his family members arrive on the island to discuss how Kinzou's assets will be divided once he is dead. Also on the island are five of Kinzou's servants, and his personal physician. After the eleven family members arrive, a typhoon traps them on the island and shortly after people start to get mysteriously murdered.

VNDB score: 8.9/10

Romance, Horror, Mystery, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Drama, LGBT+

Available in English.
VN isn't free.
Desktop version available.

VNDB

Length: >50 hours

English: Yes

Sequel: Umineko no Naku Koro ni Chiru

Platforms:

  • PC (Windows)
  • Mac
  • Linux

Content warnings:

  • Child abuse
  • Depression
  • Suicide
  • Abusive content

Available at:

User Reviews
Should you play Umineko?

Probably yes. The game shines in character development and pushing your feelings to the edge and while it has a non-trivial amount of problems it pulls off what it tries to do very well.

Check out the full review.
FuwaReviews - 28 June 2018
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